Quick update on all the links we're checking this evening . . .
Celebrate Kansas City Fanboy Fountain Bro
Brandon Moss absolutely annihilated a baseball in the Royals' 3-2 win over the Orioles on Friday night, sending it more than 450 feet away - and into the fountains at Kauffman Stadium. But the ball wasn't the only thing that ended up in the water.
Afternoon Gunfire Report
KCPD investigates shooting at 27th, Benton Boulevard Authorities say victim has serious injuries Kansas City police are investigating a shooting Saturday evening near 27th Street and Benton Boulevard. Police said the shooting was reported at 5:08 p.m. Authorities said the shooting victim suffered serious injuries. No arrests have been made.
Meth Town Robbery Report
A bank in Independence was robbed on Saturday and police are looking for two suspects.
Deadly Crash Aftermath
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - UPDATE - The Missouri Highway Patrol has released more information in a fatal wreck on I-70 near Little Blue Parkway Sunday just before 3:30 p.m.. According to the crash report, Adrienne L.Afrisio, 35, of Blue Springs, was standing alongside the road as her vehicle was being loadedonto atow truck.
Never-ending Local Fight
Three years after Kansas City settled claims that it had failed to pay certain overtime wages, Fire Department medical staff are back in court saying the city is circumventing the court's ruling.
Public Radio GOP Push Back
Kansas lawmakers had high hopes last week that a Senate tax bill would pass, and they could get on with approving a budget. But, two Democrats joined with a number of Republicans to vote down the legislation. The Democrats said it wouldn't generate enough revenue.
Country Music Cowtown Coach
Fans at the Garth Brooks' show at the Sprint Center on Friday night were treated to a cameo appearance by Andy Reid, head coach of the Kansas City Chiefs. Never know who you'll see at a @garthbrooks show. The Big Chief himself #KCChiefs Head Coach Andy Reid in the house tonight.
And this is the OPEN THREAD . . .